12 days in South Africa & Windhoek Itinerary

12 days in South Africa & Windhoek Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cape Town, South Africa
— 3 nights
2
Windhoek, Namibia
— 2 nights
3
Johannesburg, South Africa
— 3 nights
4
Kruger National Park, South Africa
— 2 nights

3
nights
Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Cape Town is known for nature, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Cape Point, admire the natural beauty at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, take a leisurely stroll along Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and admire all the interesting features of Robben Island Museum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Cape Town travel route builder tool.

Singapore, Singapore to Cape Town is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Cape Town is minus 6 hours. When traveling from Singapore in November, plan for a bit cooler days in Cape Town, with highs around °C, while nights are cooler with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Windhoek.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

2
nights
Windhoek, Namibia

Located in the heart of the country, Namibia's capital city Windhoek receives a constant influx of tourists, in part because of its international airport.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then stroll through NamibRand Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): see the interesting displays at National Museum of Namibia, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Christuskirche, thenhunt for treasures at Namibia Craft Centre, and finally look for gifts at The Diamond Works.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Windhoek trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cape Town to Windhoek takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Central Africa Time (CAT) is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Cape Town, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Windhoek, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Johannesburg.

Things to do in Windhoek

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Christuskirche ©
Christuskirche
NamibRand Nature Reserve ©
NamibRand Nature Reserve

3
nights
Johannesburg, South Africa

Founded when gold was discovered in the area in the late 19th century, Johannesburg quickly grew into a bustling metropolis, South Africa's largest city and the region's economic hub.
On the 7th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct, steep yourself in history at Mandela House, and then see the interesting displays at Apartheid Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Union Buildings and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Johannesburg trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Windhoek to Johannesburg takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Windhoek to Johannesburg. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Windhoek in November; daily highs in Johannesburg reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Johannesburg

Tours Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Union Buildings
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Apartheid Museum ©
Apartheid Museum
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct ©
Constitution Hill Human Rights Precinct

2
nights
Kruger National Park, South Africa

Kruger National Park ©
One of Africa's largest game sanctuaries and part of UNESCO's Man and the Biosphere Program, Kruger National Park provides an immersive experience of wildlife.
Spend the 10th (Sun) surrounded by wildlife at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. There's lots more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kruger National Park, stroll through Lonely Bull Trail, and hike along Bushmans Trail.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Kruger National Park day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In November in Kruger National Park, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Kruger National Park
Highlights from your plan
Kruger National Park ©
Kruger National Park
Bushmans Trail ©
Bushmans Trail

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